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Type 1 bag

Hearing your child has type 1 diabetes can feel overwhelming. But having good advice early on can make a big difference. That's why we created our Type 1 bag. 

Filled with resources, guidance and stories, it will help you make your child's first year with diabetes as simple to manage as possible.

Order your type Type 1 bag here

You can find also more information on diabetes in school and caring for a child with Type 1 diabetes. And if you need to talk about your child’s Type 1 diabetes, our helpline is here for you at 0345 123 2399

What is the Type 1 bag?

Our Type 1 bag has been created for parents with a child who has been newly diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. It's full of tips and support to help make life a little bit easier. 

The Type 1 bag includes: 

  • A parent’s guide to Type 1 diabetes, our in-depth guide for families
  • My Life, our magazine for children.
  • Here for you, a guide to the support that is on offer at diagnosis and beyond.
  • ‘Make the grade’ parent pack, with everything parents need to make sure their child is happy and healthy at school.
  • A handy copy of the Carbs and Cals book, to support you and your child with carbohydrate counting.




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